At the Well in Front of the Gate

At the Well in Front of the Gate (German: Am Brunnen vor dem Tore) is a 1952 West German romance film directed by Hans Wolff and starring Sonja Ziemann, Hans Stüwe and Paul Klinger.[2] It was shot in Agfacolor at the Tempelhof Studios in West Berlin and on location around Dinkelsbühl in Bavaria. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Willi A. Herrmann, Heinrich Weidemann and Peter Schlewski.

At the Well in Front of the Gate
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Directed byHans Wolff
Written by
Produced byKurt Ulrich
CinematographyKurt Schulz
Edited byMargarete Steinborn
Music byWilly Schmidt-Gentner
Distributed byBerolina Film
Release date
18 December 1952
Running time
92 minutes
CountryWest Germany
Box office3.5 million DM [1]


Inge Bachner has three male suitors interested in her, including the owner of a petrol station and a former RAF pilot.



  1. ^ "Germany's Top Grossers (Since World War Two)". Variety. 9 April 1958. p. 62.
  2. ^ Koepnick, p. 71


  • Lutz Peter Koepnick. The Cosmopolitan Screen: German Cinema and the Global Imaginary, 1945 to the Present. University of Michigan Press, 2007.

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